Tag: South Sudan

staffJune 3, 2017

Botched vaccination kills 15 children in South Sudan

At least 15 children have died in rural South Sudan in a botched measles vaccination campaign that saw people as ...

staffMarch 20, 2017

40 survive crash landing of plane in Sudan

More than forty passengers have escaped with their lives after a plane crash-landed and caught fire in north-western South Sudan. ...

staffFebruary 22, 2017

Pope appeals for urgent food aid to help famine-stricken S. Sudan

Pope Francis called on Wednesday for urgent humanitarian aid for the starving people of South Sudan, saying millions risked being ...

staffFebruary 20, 2017

Famine declared in part of South Sudan’s Unity state

Famine has been declared in two counties of South Sudan, according to an announcement by the South Sudan government and ...